Volunteers


Alvah Bessie
Bessie, Alvah. (Bessie, Cecil Alvah); b. August (June) 4, 1904, NYC; Graduated from Columbia University, BA in English 1924; Divorced; Writer and Actor; CP April (May) 1936; received passport# 493411 on January 7, 1937 which listed his address as 164 ...
Jack P. Bjoze
Bjoze, Jack P. (Goldstein, Jack Jerome), b. July 28, 1913, Poland, Polish, Jewish, AMB, Engineer, CP 1933, received passport# 490745 on December 30, 1937 which listed his address as 216 West 22nd Street, NYC, Served with the Medical Services, Engineer...
Harry Jack Boxer
Boxer, Harry Jack. (Cohen, Harry; Boxer, Jack Harry); b. July 10, 1909, Smith Falls, Ontario, Canada; Canadian; 1 year High school; Single; Salesman; CP 1935 and YCL 1936; received passport# 448828 on June 22, 1937 which listed his address as 30-34 (39-...
Leonard Cahn
Cahn, Leonard. (Cohen, Eli); High School in Tuscon then attended the University of Arizona; Single; Writer; Domicile 145 Santa Rita Avenue, Tuscon, Arizona, and Los Angeles, California; Served with the Artillery, 11th Regt., 2nd Group, 14th Batter...
Lawrence Cane
Cane, Lawrence. (Cohen, Lawrence); b. August 8, 1912, NYC; Graduated from the City College of New York (CCNY); Single; Journalist, Teacher and Accountant; YCL, CP May 1, 1935; Sailed July 14, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Served with the XV BDE, Macken...
Morris Cohen
Cohen, Morris. (Altman, Israel; Pickett, Isreal); b. July 7 (2), 1910, NYC; Russian American; Graduated from Mississippi State University with a BS, completed 2 years graduate work at Columbia University and Mississippi State University; Single; New...
Abraham Cohen
k-Cohen, Abraham. Musician; CP; received passport# 3980 Boston series on December 31, 1936 which listed his address as 58 Samsmore Street, Lynn, Massachusetts, 24 years old; Sailed January 5, 1937 aboard the Champlain; Arrived in Spain on January ...
Bernard Cohen
k-Cohen, Bernard. b. December 24, 1913, NYC; Seaman; CP 1936; Sailed January 23, 1937 aboard the Champlain; Arrived in Spain on February 10, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln BN, Killed in action February 27, 1937, Jarama. Source: American...
Leon Cohen
Cohen, Leon. b. February 17, 1914, Chicago, Illinois, Single; Journalist, CP 1937; received passport# 33248 San Francisco series which listed his address as 5355 ½ La Cresta, Los Angeles, California, and Hollywood, California; Arrived in Spain Febr...
Lewis I. Cohen
Cohen, Dr. Lewis I. (Kohen, Louis); b. December 1, 1892, Mogiloff, Russia; Russian American; AMB; Received his license as a Doctor in 1921; Doctor; CP 1937; received passport# 481318 on November 11, 1937 which listed his address as 2866 West Meine...
Louis Cohen
k-Cohen, Louis. (Lou); b. May 28, 1912, NYC; Graduated from St. Johns University; Single; Book keeper; CP May 1, 1935 (1936); 25 years old; Sailed February 20, 1937 aboard the Ile de France; Arrived in Spain on March 17, 1937; Served with the XV BDE...
Milton Mitchell Cohen
Cohen, Milton Mitchell. b. February 17, 1915, Chicago, Illinois; Single; Jewish; Attended Roosevelt College, Chicago, Illinois and the University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois; ROTC 2 years; Single; Student; YCL 1935 (1934) and CP November 1936; r...
Robert R. Cohen
Cohen, Robert R. b. August 25, 1915, Springfield, Illinois; Attended the University of Chicago; Received Passport# 386921 on April 8, 1937 which listed his address as Chicago, Illinois, and 2010 Peoria Road, Springfield, Illinois; Returned to the U...
Saul Bernard Cohen
Cohen, Saul Bernard. (Newton, Saul B.; Sol); b. June 22, 1906, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada; Canadian; Jewish; Attended the University of Wisconsin for 4 ½ years; Married; Social Worker; CP 1933; Domicile Chicago, Illinois; Arrived in Spain on...
Maurice Conway
Conway, Maurice. (Michaels, Morris; Cohen, Maurice); b. April 21, 1908, Olympia, Washington; Irish American; POW; Attended California Theological School; Single; Student and Marine Carpenter; received passport# 464631 on July 23, 1937 which listed...
Nicholas Doggendorg
Doggendorg, Nicholas. Single; Seaman; received passport# 358101 on December 21, 1936 which listed his address as 1423 Decatur Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 27 years old; Sailed December 26, 1936 aboard the Normandie; Returned to the US on July 2, 19...
Harry Kleiman
Kleiman, Harry. (Haber, Cohn; “Chuck”), b. September 8, 1912, Ukraine, Russia; Russian American; Attended Seward High school on NYC’s lower east side; Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC); Single; Glazier and Clerk; CP 1933 and YCL 1933; Domici...
Fredericka Imogen Martin
Martin, Fredericka Imogen. b. June 2, 1905, Cooperstown, New York; AMB; Parents Frederick A. Martin and Lydia C. Pennington her father was killed in an accident before her birth, her mother re-married, George Wilbur circa 1909), step brother George...
Albert Robbins
Robbins, Albert. (Cohen, Isidore), b. December 4, 1909, NYC, Jewish, 3 yrs. City College of New York, ROTC, Married, Seaman (NMU), CP 1932, YCL April 1930 and Spanish CP, received passport# 365435 on February 10, 1937 which listed his address as 339...
Alvin Warren
Warren, Alvin. (Alvin Cohen), b. May 15, 1913, Brooklyn, New York, Jewish, Education through the 7th grade, GED, Single, Teamster, truck driver, taxi driver, and union organizer for CIP, UAW and UE, CP 1937, Domicile 286 McClelan Avenue, Mt. Verno...
Dong Hong Yick
Yick, Dong Hong. (Chen Wen-Rao, Maurice Cohen), b. November 13, 1913, Canton, China; Attended public school, received some military training while he was in China as a student; Single, Waiter and Cook, CP 1933; Domicile 258 W. 55th Street, NYC; Sa...